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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

from start to finish this hotel provided a great experience for a recent 4 day conference. the meeting rooms, common areas and sleeping accommodations were all top notch and for the entire time I did not hear a negative word about anything. The hotel staff handled everything with professionalism and pleasant attitudes.

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John W, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Dixonconsultinginc, Thank you for sharing your positive thoughts about our team of hosts. We strive to provide a brilliant experience and enjoy hearing we exceeded your expectations. We will be certain to share this with our team. We hope you will make the Norfolk Waterside Marriott your home away from home. Have a wonderful day, John Whippen General Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My family and I stayed for the night and was on the 22nd concierge floor. Room was very clean and view in room 2229 was excellent. Easy check in and concierge club was nice. I must say this is the first concierge club I've been to where you pay for drinks?! Enjoyed having some drinks and apps at Shulas too....

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John W, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Vgyu, Thank you for sharing the positive comments with us. Yes, we have fantastic views. We do charge for alcoholic beverages, however, many other food and beverage offerings are at no cost to our guests. We hope you continue to visit us. We appreciate our family of guests and want to exceed your expectations. Enjoy your day!! John Whippen...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I attended a conference at this Marriott and was very pleased. Rooms were comfortable and it's in walking distance to all the great restaurants and bars in the city. There is a fantastic lobby that's very welcoming and the piano bar lounge on the second floor is a great place to unwind.

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MARWATMAR, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Andrew S, Thank you for your wonderful comments about your recent visit during your conference. We are glad that we could provide you a comfortable room and a welcoming piano bar for some place to unwind. As you noticed during your visit, we are centrally located to all of the sights and sounds of downtown Norfolk.

New Castle, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at Waterside for four nights while attending a conference. Bed was comfortable and clean, roomy space. My king bed suite was positioned on the corner of the building so I was able to enjoy two windows with one having a view of the river. Digital thermostat, flat panel tv, free wifi, desk, sink outside bathroom. Decor appeared current. I...

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NorWatMar, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Rebby2k, Thank you for your comments about your recent stay during your conference. We are glad that you enjoyed your clean and comfortable room with the view of the river and that all of our Brilliant Hosts were attentive and friendly.

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for two days and nights for a conference and was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed this hotel. I had a corner room on the 23rd floor with two lovely views- one of the water. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. The table has two levels- a table under a table that made it great...

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NorWatMar, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Rainewrites, Thank you for your wonderful comments about your recent stay over your conference. We are glad that we could provide you a spacious, clean and comfortable room and that all of your meeting rooms were clean, modern and classy. Most of all that you found our Brilliant Hosts to be friendly, warm and efficient.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time my husband and I have stayed here. It's convenient for an overnight getaway from the house for adult time. The staff is very professional and accommodating. The beds are comfortable. Having such a nice restaurant such as Shula's is very nice. If there is a large event I recommend requesting a room far from the...

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MARWATMAR, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Sprout211, Thank you for letting us be your home away from home for that overnight getaway. We are glad that our Brilliant Hosts were professional and accommodating during your visit.

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here for a conference for 4 nights. When I travel on business, I'm usually up late answering emails and doing work; then up early to go to meetings or appointments. It's very important for me to have: Plenty of room for working (desk & place to spread out a bit) Great wifi (speed and ability to access from...

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MARWATMAR, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear burnsomaha, Thank you for your wonderful comments about your recent visit during your conference. We are glad that would could not only meet but exceed your expectations with plenty of room, great wifi and comfortable bed and pillows. All of our Brilliant Hosts make every effort to make sure that they are hospitable and welcoming to all of our...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The experience was average, but ok. Nothing special. The price is a bit high compared to the standard. Breakfast is average and typical hotel Breakfast. Fake scrambeled egg and so forth... compared to other hotel close by the price is to high. A nice thing is that you are close to sentrum and that the parkingplace is connected to the...

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MARWATMAR, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Stian N, Thank you for your comments about your recent visit. Please accept our apology for being average. That is not what we strive to be. Please be assured that our eggs are real and cooked every day to order.

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Janet at the piano bar has been there over 20 years and knows everyone and everything about the area. Nice to be able to get a flair for the city while traveling for business. Worth a visit with her if you stay at this hotel

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NorWatMar, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear Lauren C, Thank you for your comments about your recent visit. We are glad that one of our Brilliant Hosts, Janet, took such great care of you and may your stay more enjoyable.

Delaware
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful hotel. Front desk staff is excellent and very helpful. Rooms are nice size with waterviews. Clean and comfortable and nice size bathroom. Room service is fast and delicious food that was warm. Breakfast buffet is outstanding with many options.

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MARWATMAR, General Manager at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, responded to this review

Dear DELAWHERE58, Thank you for your wonderful comments about your recent visit. We are glad that you found the rooms clean and comfortable with fast and delicious room service. Our Brilliant Hosts try every day to deliver excellent and helpful service as you experienced during your stay.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Shula's 347 Grill - Norfolk
Shula's 347 Grill - Norfolk
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Bar
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The Piano Lounge
Cuisines: American
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The Dining Room
Cuisines: American
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surround yourself in our newly renovated accommodations seamlessly combined with traditional charm at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, a downtown Norfolk hotel set in the heart of the historic district. Located on the picturesque Elizabeth River waterfront, our Norfolk, Virginia hotel combines stunning river views with marble accents, classic wood styling and eclectic artwork. From its convenient connection to the Waterside Convention Center to the nearby Children's Museum of Virginia, Norfolk Naval Station or the Virginia Zoo, our location is ideal for business or leisure guests. Stay active at our premier Norfolk, VA hotel fitness center complete with personal TVs, or relax after sightseeing at Shula's 347, serving renowned cuisine within this hotel in Norfolk, VA. Plan intimate outdoor gatherings on our sixth-floor Riverview Terrace or execute grand galas in over 60,000 sq ft of premier Norfolk hotel event space. For unrivaled lodging on the vibrant waterfront, look no further than Norfolk Waterside Marriott. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Norfolk Waterside Marriott

Address: 235 E Main Street, Norfolk, VA 23510
Region: United States > Virginia > Norfolk
Price Range: €128 - €229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Norfolk Waterside Marriott 3.5*
Number of rooms: 405
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Also Known As:
Norfolk Waterside Marriott Hotel Norfolk
Marriott Norfolk
Norfolk Marriott
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Norfolk
#6 Romantic Hotel in Norfolk
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“Corner rooms with king beds are spacious and filled with light.”
  • Room 2302
 of 5 bubbles Rainewrites, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“request water view higher floor”
 of 5 bubbles DELAWHERE58, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Find another Hotel”
 of 5 bubbles sbug08, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get the concierge level if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles mrsscaramo, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the higher up the better”
 of 5 bubbles dewilson2, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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